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PACER SPORTS REPORT: Casto’s career game; men’s tennis eliminated from playoff contention

PACER SPORTS REPORT: Casto’s career game; men’s tennis eliminated from playoff contention

John Ferraro, Sports Editor

Photo graphic/ Katlynn Whitaker Men's Tennis v. Clarks Summit University After a one-point loss to Neumann University, the men’s tennis team found itself in another tight match against Clarks Summit. ...

April 20, 2017

Looking back on March Madness

Looking back on March Madness

Alex Eiden, Asst. Multimedia Editor

March has passed, and spring has arrived. This includes the beginning of a new baseball season and both basketball and hockey playoffs. Unfortunately, spring also brings...

April 12, 2017

PACER SPORTS REPORT: Ashley Valway makes history; men’s lacrosse forges seven-goal comeback

PACER SPORTS REPORT: Ashley Valway makes history; men’s lacrosse forges seven-goal comeback

April 11, 2017

Photo credit/ Katlynn Whitaker From a thrilling seven-goal comeback to a dominant pitching performance to a few milestones reached, it was a “can’t miss” kind of week in Pacer sports. Men's Lacr...

Coach’s Playbook: Jason Thiel

Coach’s Playbook: Jason Thiel

April 9, 2017

Jason Thiel’s first full season as baseball head coach has begun. His team...

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Recent Sports Scores

  • Saturday, April 22

    Softball

    Marywood University Pacers 12 - Cairn University 3

  • Saturday, April 22

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 2 - Centenary University 3

  • Saturday, April 22

    Softball

    Marywood University Pacers 12 - Cairn University 2

  • Saturday, April 22

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 9 - Centenary University 5

  • Saturday, April 22

    Men's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 15 - Centenary University 7

  • Saturday, April 22

    Women's Lacrosse

    Marywood University Pacers 16 - Rosemont College 0

  • Friday, April 21

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 4 - Centenary University 17

  • Friday, April 21

    Softball

    Marywood University Pacers 4 - Cedar Crest College 1

  • Friday, April 21

    Softball

    Marywood University Pacers 7 - Cedar Crest College 4

  • Thursday, April 20

    Baseball

    Marywood University Pacers 15 - Clarks Summit University 7

SGA and Maxis-Gillet come together for Day of Caring

SGA and Maxis-Gillet come together for Day of Caring

Bethany Wade, Asst. Photography Editor

One day before Earth Day, Maxis-Gillet Scholars and the Student Government Association (SGA) held their first annual Day of Caring on April 21. Student volunteers signed...

April 23, 2017

Mr. Marywood pageant crowns another winner

Mr. Marywood pageant crowns another winner

Bethany Wade, Asst. Photography Editor

Marywood’s Music Therapy Club held its annual fundraiser on Tuesday, giving male students a chance to participate in a beauty pageant. The pageant allows male students...

April 18, 2017

Marywood celebrates jazz with return of Jazz Festival

Marywood celebrates jazz with return of Jazz Festival

April 10, 2017

Giving Day event surpasses donor goal

Giving Day event surpasses donor goal

April 6, 2017

Doctoral student researches breast cancer through Fulbright Grant

Doctoral student researches breast cancer through Fulbright Grant

April 2, 2017

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NEWS BRIEF: Deans named after college restructuring

NEWS BRIEF: Deans named after college restructuring

Jessica Bonacci, News Editor

Three deans have been appointed as the heads of the newly-formed colleges. An email to the Marywood community from Provost Dr. Susan Turell shared that Dr. Mark Rodgers,...

April 25, 2017

Recent News Stories

NEWS BRIEF: Sr. Mary Scholarship available for students

NEWS BRIEF: Sr. Mary Scholarship available for students

April 24, 2017

Undergraduate and graduate students now have the opportunity to earn the new Sr. Mary Scholarship and have it applied to their spring 2018 semester bill. In...

Counseling/Student Development Center to lose four seasonal employees

Counseling/Student Development Center to lose four seasonal employees

April 23, 2017

Marywood’s administration will be ending the employment of four seasonal employees in the Counseling/Student Development Center (CSDC) at the end of...

College restructuring results in future financial gain, changes for faculty

College restructuring results in future financial gain, changes for faculty

April 21, 2017

The structure of Marywood’s five colleges will be condensed to three starting on July 1 of this year. The Wood Word reported that the five current colleges will become the College of Health and Human Services, the College of Li...

Media that Matters: Paul Capoccia

Media that Matters: Paul Capoccia

Paul Capoccia, Community Editor

Watch to see how Community Editor Paul Capoccia learned responsibility as a child from the piece of media that matters to him.

April 23, 2017

All Time Low, Lumineers take part in Record Store Day 2017

All Time Low, Lumineers take part in Record Store Day 2017

Kat Bischak, A&E Staff Writer

Throughout the country, Record Store Day has been a big hit when April swings around. This year, artists of every genre are joining together to celebrate the event’s 10th...

April 22, 2017

On Screen S.2 Ep.12

On Screen S.2 Ep.12

April 20, 2017

Popcorn Picks Review: “Going in Style”

Popcorn Picks Review: “Going in Style”

April 19, 2017

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OPINION: FCC deregulation bill kills online privacy

OPINION: FCC deregulation bill kills online privacy

Bethany Wade, Asst. Photography Editor

Goodbye internet privacy. On March 28, the House passed a bill that will allow internet service providers to sell customer information to anyone willing to pay a high enough price. President Donald Trump signed this bill into law on April 3. The bill ...

April 21, 2017

OPINION: McDonald’s sandwiches are frozen in time

OPINION: McDonald’s sandwiches are frozen in time

Bethany Wade, Asst. Photography Editor

McDonald’s recently announced that by mid-2018, all of its Quarter Pounder burgers will be made with fresh beef instead of the traditional, flash-frozen patties it curren...

April 9, 2017

OPINION: World Cup expansion causes problems

OPINION: World Cup expansion causes problems

April 9, 2017

OPINION: Canada got it right with M-103

OPINION: Canada got it right with M-103

April 5, 2017

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